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Priests and such
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Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
clericals \cler"ic*als\, n. pl. garments worn by the clergy. [informal]
Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. (plural of clerical English)
Usage examples of clericals.
The Parliament is split up into many parties--the Clericals, the Progressists, the German Nationalists, the Young Czechs, the Social Democrats, the Christian Socialists, and some others--and it is difficult to get up working combinations among them.
He needs, I would guess — a staff of well above fifty, all skilled clericals, and a sealing machine.
He felt walled off from his well-wishers, lonely, seeing the bouquets abandoned to the weather and the wind from the engines, comforted by the gesture, though, and also appalled, thinking how expensive some of those bouquets were, from clericals who didn't make all that lot of money.
He vowed to send at least a small floral recognition along with each one of them to the clericals, who, he was confident, hadn't missed any warning.
These experienced governmental clericals would, like his experienced governmental security, fling their knowledge between the paidhi and the dedicated number-counters who sometimes sent letters specifically designed to entrap the paidhi into numerically infelicitous statements, which they, in the perverse self-importance of such experts, could then term significant.
The staff shared information with the aiji's staff and, in a considerable network, with various lords' staffs: 'counters could be a plague and a pest, and the clericals detested and hunted them as zealously as the Guild hunted armed lunatics.
In general I have observed that our country clericals are likely to be at quarrel with the soil, that arid independent old soil which will grow things in its own way, in utter despite of parsons.
In our relations to people, we clericals learn an adaptability almost pathetically perfect.
It gave her the strength to endure as the Terran chaplain, in his gray clericals, a sober note between the greens and blues of the Darkovans, began to read the ritual words.